December's best antiques and vintage fairs around the UK

H&A's directory to the best antiques and vintage fairs in December

Antiques and vintage fairs are our absolute favourite places to pick up Christmas presents. So why not fill up a flask, wrap up warm and and head to your local hotspot this December. Happy rummaging! 

NORTH SCOTLAND

1st–3rd Crafty Vintage at Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 0AG. 11am–6pm (11am–4pm Sunday). £2.50. craftyvintage.com

2nd Saltaire Vintage Home & Fashion Fair, Victoria Hall, Victoria Road, Saltaire, West Yorkshire, BD18 3JS. 9.30am–4pm. £3. 07985 181120; roseandbrownvintage.co.uk

2nd Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair, Albert Halls, Dumbarton Road, Stirling, FK8 2QL. 10am–4pm. £2. 01764 654555; scotfairs.co.uk

2nd AdVintageous Vintage Fair, Leeds City Market, 28–34 George Street, Leeds, LS2 7HY. 10am–4pm. Free. advintageous.co.uk

3rd Fancy That? Vintage Bazaar, Inglis Hall, High Street, Edzell, Angus, DD9 7TF. 11am–4pm. Free. 01356 648732; wefancythat.co.uk 

10th The Vintage Village, Stockport Covered Market Hall, Market Place, Stockport, SK1 1EU. 10am–4pm. £2. thevintagevillage.co.uk

10th Sheffield Antiques Quarter Vintage Market – Christmas, Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. 11am–5pm. £2. sheffieldantiquesquarter.co.uk

 

 

WEST & WALES

2nd The Talybont Vintage Retro & Artisan Winter Fair, Henderson Hall, Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7YQ. 10am–4pm. £1. cowandghostvintage@gmail.com

2nd Original Vintage & Handmade Christmas Fair, Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, Chipping Sodbury, South Glos, BS37 6AD. 10am–4pm. £1. vintageandhandmade.co.uk

2nd Lostwithiel Antique & Collectors Market, Scout Hut, Cattle Market Car Park, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0HE. 10am–1pm. Donation. 01503 240768

3rd The Giant Shepton Flea Market, The Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN. 9.30am–4pm. £4.50. 01278 784912; sheptonflea.com

3rd The Frome Independent – More Than a Market, Frome town centre, Somerset, BA11. 10am–3pm. Free. thefromeindependent.org.uk

3rd Bath Vintage & Antiques Christmas Market, Green Park Station, Green Park Road, Bath, BA1 1JB. 8am–4pm. Free. 07711 900095; vintageandantiques.co.uk

9th Liberty Green Antiques Fair, Memorial Hall, Bodhyfryd, Wrexham, LL12 7AG. 9am–3.30pm. £1. 07572 109520; libertygreen antiques.co.uk

9th Antiques Fair, The Matford Centre, Matford Park Road, Marsh Barton Trading Estate, Exeter, EX2 8FD. 9am–4pm. £3.50 (£4.50 before 10am). 01363 776600; antiques-fairs.com

16th–17th Antiques Fair, RHS Garden Rosemoor, Torrington, Devon, EX38 8PH. 10am–5pm. £12.10 (RHS members free). 01363 776600; antiques-fairs.com

17th Liberty Green Antiques & Collectables Fair, Beaufort Park Hotel, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6RQ. 9am–4pm. £1. 07572 109520; libertygreenantiques.co.uk

28th Carmarthen Antiques & Flea Market, United Counties Showground, The Showground, Nantyci, Carmarthen, SA33 5DR. 10am–4pm. £4. 01267 236569; towyevents.co.uk

 

 

SOUTH 

2nd Antiques & Collectors Fair, Mill Hill Village, St Paul’s Church Hall, The Ridgeway, London, NW7 1QU. 9am–4pm. £1. 07887 648255; marcelfairs.co.uk

2nd Mainwaring’s Seaside Brocante, St Mary’s Hall, Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1DD. 10am–4pm. £1. 01227 773037

2nd Vintage & Very Nice Market Bazaar, The Assembly Rooms, North Street, Chichester, PO19 1LQ. 10am–4pm. Free. 01243 531074; vintageandverynice.co.uk

3rd Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair, Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, 335–337 Old Street, London, EC1V 9LL. 11am–5pm. £4. clerkenwellvintagefashionfair.co.uk

3rd Corfe Castle Antiques & Vintage Fair, Village Hall, East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5EE. 9.30am–4pm. £1. 01202 893942; cameofairs.co.uk

3rd Ephemera Society Winter Fair, Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London, WC1N 1HT. 11am–4pm. £3. 01923 829079; ephemera-society.org.uk 

3rd Lingfield Antiques, Collectables & Vintage Fair, Lingfield Park Racecourse, Racecourse Road, Surrey, RH7 6PQ. 9.30am–4pm. £3–£5. 01293 690777; lovefairs.com

5th Sandown Park Market, Sandown Park Racecourse, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AJ. From 8am. Free (parking £5). 01636 702326; iacf.co.uk

8th–9th Fair in the Barn, The Barn at Lark Rise, Lambdens Hill, Beenham, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5LG. 10am–4pm. Free. 07786 264813; fairinthebarn.wordpress.com

12th Sunbury Antiques Market, Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ. 6.30am–2pm. Free. 01932 230946; sunburyantiques.com

 

 

EAST

2nd Halesworth Brocante, Antique & Vintage Market, The Old Print Works, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8AP. 9am–3pm. Free. 01986 948546

10th Antiques & Collectors Fair, Sarratt Village Hall, The Green, Sarratt, Hertfordshire, WD3 6AS. 9.30am–4pm. £1. 07887 648255; marcelfairs.co.uk

16th The City Antiques Fair and Fleamarket, St Andrew’s Hall, St Andrew’s Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1AU. 9am–4.30pm. £2. 07867 521184; thecityantiquesfairandfleamarket.co.uk

16th Stable Yard Antiques & Collectables Market, Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HX. 10am–5pm. Free. 07751 296625; stableyardshops.co.uk

30th–31st St Ives Antiques Fair, The Burgess Hall, Westwood Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 6WU. 10am–4pm. £2. 01480 896866; stivesantiquesfair.co.uk

 

 

CENTRAL

3rd Antiques & Collectors Fair, Bantock House Museum, Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton, WV3 9LQ. 10am–3.30pm. £1.50. 07976 643174; bantockhouse.co.uk

4th–5th Lincolnshire Antiques & Home Show, Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln, LN2 2NA. 8am–5pm. £20 Monday, £5 Tuesday. 01298 27493; asfairs.com

7th–8th Newark International Antiques & Collectors Fair, Newark & Nottinghamshire Showground, Newark, Notts, NG24 2NY. 9am–6pm Thurs, 8am–4pm Fri. £20 Thurs, £5 Fri. 01636 702326; iacf.co.uk

8th–10th Stafford Bingley Hall Antiques Fair, County Showground, Stafford, ST18 0BD. 10am–5pm. £5. 01274 588505; antiquesfairs.com

10th Malvern Flea & Collectors Fair, The Severn Hall, Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs, WR13 6NW. 7.30am–3.30pm. £5. 01636 676531; b2bevents.info

16th–17th Nottingham Racecourse Antiques & Vintage Fair, Racecourse Rd, Notts, NG2 4BE. 8am–5pm Sat, 9am–4pm Sun. £3 (£4 before 9am Sat). 01332 830444; jaguarfairs.com

 

Please check before travelling, as fairs can be cancelled or postponed at the last minute.

To plan your next month's fairs pick up a copy of Homes & Antiques January issue from 7th December. Inside are the UK's very best antiques and vintage fairs in January!

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